The indispensable annual British Social Attitudes survey compiles, describes and comments on a range of current social attitudes. The series charts changes in British social values, with annual surveys carried out from a nationwide sample of around 3,500 people by the National Centre for Social Research's team of interviewers. The 18th Report summarizes and interprets data from the most recent survey, and makes comparisons with findings from previous years. `The Rolls Royce of opinion surveys' - The Times
Chapter 4: Has Britain Become Immune to Inequality?
Has Britain Become Immune to Inequality?
Perhaps one of the most notable changes to have occurred since the British Social Attitudes survey series began has been the trend towards increased affluence, coupled with ever-widening income inequality. Since the mid-1980s, average incomes have increased by 50 per cent (Goodman and Shephard, 2002).1 This has ...